Projects

Selected Media:

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Devita Stipek Writer – View From Mt. Roberts, Juneau..  Gastineau Channel (foreground), Auke Bay, Lynn Canal, and the Chilkat Range (distance).

Major Exhibitions (and Awards)

  • New in 2022, due to scheduling conflicts, instead of a show, my “Never Before Exhibited and New Original Oil and Acrylic Paintings” will be cycled into my “permanent show” at Juneau Artists Gallery. Please plan on stopping in at the Gallery now and then and keep your eye on my facebook and Instagram pages. Thank you.
  • Juneau Artists Gallery, 17 new and never before exhibited original oil paintings, Dec 2020, Juneau, Alaska
  • Alaska State Museum — “Living Alaska: A Decade of Collecting Contemporary Art for Alaska Museums” touring exhibit, Rasmuson Foundation. 2016,  State-wide Alaska Museums tour.
  • 3240 Creatives Gallery, Group Exhibit, 2012, Everett, WA.
  • Columbia Steppe, Solo Exhibit, 2009, Yakima, Washington
  • Annie Kails Gallery, Solo Exhibit, 2007, Juneau, Alaska
  • Juneau City Museum, Solo Exhibit, 2006, Juneau, Alaska
  • Northwind Gallery, juried Show, 2005 ‘Expressions North’; Port Townsend, Washington (award)
  • Little City Gallery, Group Exhibit, 2004, Juneau, Alaska
  • Little City Gallery, Solo Exhibit, 2004, Juneau, Alaska
  • Portfolio Arts Gallery, Solo Exhibit, 2001, Juneau, Alaska
  • Portfolio Arts Gallery, Solo Exhibit, 2000, Juneau, Alaska (sold out)
  • Portfolio Arts Gallery, Solo Exhibit, 1999, Juneau, Alaska (sold out)
  • Portfolio Arts Gallery, Solo Exhibit, 1998, Juneau, Alaska
  • Chott Gallery, Solo Exhibit, 1997, Yakima, WA
  • Central Washington Artists Guild, Juried Show, 1996, Yakima, WA (award)
  • Chott Gallery, Solo Exhibit 1996, Yakima, WA
  • Scarlets, Solo Exhibit, 1995, Juneau, Alaska
  • Centennial Hall Convention Center, Solo Exhibit, 1994, Juneau, Alaska
  • Grosvenor House, Group Exhibit, Seattle, WA 1964
  • New York Coliseum, ART:usa, Juried Group Exhibit 1962 (award)
  • Kansas City Atkins Museum, Juried Group Exhibit 1962 (award)
  • National Hallmark Award, Juried, 1961 (award)
  • Washington State Scholastic Art Award, Juried, 1960 & 1961 (award)
  • Seattle Times Sunday Magazine (cover), Juried, 1960 (award)

Major Commissions

[2020- Present] Working exclusively with selected clients, landscapes, oil paints.

[2008-2009] Carnival Dream, Stateroom Art: 3,765 Hand-Embellished Giclee reproductions on Canvas from 24 original paintings. Permanent Installation.
[2007-2008] Carnival Splendor, Stateroom Art: 3,144 Hand-Embellished Giclee Reproductions on Canvas from 17 original paintings. Permanent Installation.
[2006] Carnival Freedom, Stateroom Art: 3,000 Hand-Embellished Giclee Reproductions on Canvas from 15 original paintings. Permanent Installation.
[2004- 2005] Carnival Valor, 16 Large Scale Paintings (murals), Permanent Installation, stair landings and atrium areas.
[2004] Carnival Valor, mural, 50 feet by 34 feet. Permanent Installation, Central Expanse.
[2003] Carnival Miracle Cruise Ship: Permanent Installation, Eight Large Scale paintings (murals) gracing the Forward Stair Landings, and four smaller original paintings in elevators, 2003
[2002] Carnival Glory Cruise Ship: Permanent Installation, Nine Large Scale paintings  (murals) gracing the Aft Stair Landings, 2002
[2002] Carnival Conquest Cruise Ship: Permanent Installation, Nine Large Scale paintings (murals) gracing the Aft Stair Landings, 2002
[2001] Carnival Legend Cruise Ship: Permanent Installation, Nine Large Scale paintings (murals) gracing the Central Stair Landings 2001
[1997] Original oil painting for use as Official Gold Rush Days poster 

Formal Education

Cornish Art School, Seattle, WA.

Originalsartpal.com/devitawriter (limited), or contact me by email.

Limited Editions: Although I do not have limited editions, per se, my hand enhanced reproductions are by nature (invested time, each one unique) limited in number.

On line, a short selection of Note cards and posters (link).

Examples (not necessarily current) HERE and on Instagram